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Faculty Innovator: Margot Morgan

Faculty Innovator: Margot Morgan

December 5, 2017

Margot Morgan Assistant Professor of Political Science School of Social Sciences             By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Watershed. Turning point. Crucible. Point of no return. Such are the confident clichés of historical interpretation that students are obliged to apply to moments in time. But what would history be like if ...

Model UN brings global debates to IU Southeast campus

Model UN brings global debates to IU Southeast campus

November 13, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)–Last week, the IU Southeast Library was the scene of high-stakes deliberations as the Model United Nations took on the war in Syria, the deepening stand-off over the North Korean nuclear program, the Israeli demolition of Palestinian houses in the West Bank, the crisis in Yemen, and climate change as ...

Influential civil rights lawyer Dan Canon to speak at IU Southeast

Influential civil rights lawyer Dan Canon to speak at IU Southeast

April 6, 2017

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—If you read Time, the Washington Post or the Wall Street Journal, you may have heard of Dan Canon. And if you haven’t heard of him, you’ve probably felt his impact in your daily life. And if you haven’t felt his impact, you probably will soon. Let’s say you don’t ...

IU Southeast students tackle global issues at Model United Nations

IU Southeast students tackle global issues at Model United Nations

November 15, 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—At exactly 11.30 a.m. on Sat., Nov. 5, during the final session of this year’s Model United Nations Security Council for Colleges and Universities, a messenger handed a slip of paper to the Council chair, Amanda Miles from IU Southeast. The note informed her that the President of the United ...

Faculty Spotlight: Rhonda Wrzenski

Faculty Spotlight: Rhonda Wrzenski

September 12, 2016

Rhonda Wrzenski Associate Professor of Political Science School of Social Sciences   Biography Dr. Rhonda Wrzenski is an associate professor of political science at IU Southeast, and has been a member of the faculty since 2010. Before coming to IU Southeast, she earned her B.A. at Hastings College and her M.A. and Ph.D. at Louisiana ...

Margot Morgan, Lavenia McDaniel, Katherine Beachler honored with Metroversity Adult Learner Awards

Margot Morgan, Lavenia McDaniel, Katherine Beachler honored with Metroversity Adult Learner Awards

April 14, 2016

  By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.)—Kentuckiana Metroversity honored faculty, staff and students at member institutions with Outstanding Adult Learner awards during a ceremony at Spalding University in Louisville, Ky. The recipients from IU Southeast were Margot Morgan, assistant professor of political science, Lavenia McDaniel, assistant to academic advisors in the School of Natural Sciences, and ...

Political science students visit Indiana Statehouse as guest of alumnus Rep. Ed Clere

Political science students visit Indiana Statehouse as guest of alumnus Rep. Ed Clere

March 16, 2016

By Steven Krolak (NEW ALBANY, Ind.) — On Thurs., March 3, elected members of the Indiana House of Representatives put aside partisan differences in a common cause: to give an enthusiastic round of applause to students of Prof. Rhonda Wrzenski’s Political Science Y306 class. The students were visiting the Indiana Statehouse as guests of Rep. Ed ...

IU Southeast students win top awards at model United Nations conference

IU Southeast students win top awards at model United Nations conference

November 17, 2015

By Steven Krolak It’s one thing to have opinions about the war in Syria or Chinese expansion. But what if you sat on the United Nations Security Council as the representative of one of the member states? How would you choose to vote on matters that directly involved your country’s national interest as well as ...

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